Japanese Dictionary

Meaning of ワン切り(ワンぎり) in Japanese

Kana Reading
ワンぎり, ワンギリ
wangiri, wangiri
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    noun (common) (futsuumeishi)
    one mobile telephone ring (used by companies, usually sex-related, to register a phone number on a mobile in the hope people will return the call. Also used between acquaintances when swapping telephone numbers, or to get another person to call oneself)
    Example sentence
    悪質な迷惑電話ワンギリ注意!! Beware of 'One Ring' malicious nuisance calls!!

Examples of ワン切り, ワンぎり, ワンギリ in a sentence

Kanji in this word


4 strokes

cut, cutoff, be sharp

On'Yomi: セツ, サイ

Kun'Yomi: き.る, -き.る, き.り, -き.り, -ぎ.り, き.れる, -き.れる, き.れ, -き.れ, -ぎ.れ

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